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Your hysteroscopy: How to prepare and what to expect during your procedure  
Abstract:  This handout explains a hysteroscopy, which is a way to look inside the uterus to diagnose certain conditions and to do certain procedures. A hysteroscopy uses a thin medical device called a hysteroscope that is like a small telescope. This device is inserted through the vagina and cervix.
Author: Women's Health Care Center
Publisher/Date/Rev:  University of Washington Medical Center, 2011, April 1, 2011
UWMC Availability:  Women's Health Care Center
General Topics:  Patient Care Procedures & Instructions; Diagnostic Tests
Specific Subject(s):  Vagina; Preoperative Teaching; Medical Devices; Cervix
Language(s):  English
Audience:  Women; Patient
Format: Flyer
Reading Level: Moderate
Cost: Unknown
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